SOCIETY

Bala: A Film about Being Bald and Beautiful

Over the recent years we have seen how a host of films have been made about issues that...

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Perspective /A little-remembered philosopher translated the Mahatma’s ideas of nonviolence for Americans

John Charles Wooding, Emeritus Professor of Political Science, University of...

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Society/Victims of Domestic Violence Silently Tolerate Abusive Marriages,Thanks to Indian Patriarchy 

Victims of domestic abuse and violence in India often find it impossible to gather either...

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Straight to Normal: My Life as a Gay Man- A Book That Challenges Stereotypes, Reaffirms Hope

One of the major problems that gay people in a society such as India face is social...

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Womb-less in Beed: Labouring Women in Maharashtra Opt for Hysterectomies to Work Break-free

This is a story that might break your heart and may make you realise all over again the...

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Where are You Crusader? We Want You Back, Gulalai Ismail

It is with immense hope that one looks at a woman like Gulalai Ismail, because there are...

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Feminism Needs Critical Engagement, and We Lack the Patience for It

It may seem surprising to say this in the public domain, but feminism today needs a...

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A Documented Society – Part II

This is the second part of the series ‘A Documented Society’. In the first part, I...

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Loneliness: The Price We Pay For Our Progress

Yes, we have now a Minister of Loneliness in the United Kingdom. No, we need not be...

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The Ghost Colony

“Rukhsaar! Rukhsaar!”.....Rashida was running as fast as her 12 year old legs could...

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